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Fall 2020 Academic Calendar

COURSE ADD/DROP AND REFUND DATES: SCROLL DOWN

2020 Fall Semester
Faculty staff in-service (offices open from 1-4:30 pm) Thursday, August 20
Orientation day for New Students Monday, August 24
ICCOC on-line courses begin Monday, Aug 24
Initial tuition and fee payment due Tuesday, Aug. 25
Day and evening classes begin Tuesday, Aug. 25
Last day students can add/drop a course online via WebAdvisor (after this date must contact Records office) Monday, Aug. 31
          Starting September 1 faculty permission must be obtained to add a class.
Financial Aid Census Date, 4:00 p.m. Thursday, Sept 3
Last day to register or change registration (Full Term Course) Friday, Sept 4
Last day to apply for fall graduation Friday, Sept 4
Holiday, no classes, offices closed Monday, September 7
ICCOC Midterm grades due Monday, Oct, 12
No classes, offices open Friday, Oct. 9
Midterm grades turned in by faculty Sunday, Oct. 11
No classes, offices open Wed. Nov 25
Holiday No Classes, offices closed Thurs-Fri Nov 26-27
Last day to initiate a complete withdrawal from college Friday, Dec 4
Regular class day, evening final exams begin at 4:30 pm Thurs, Dec. 10
Daytime final exams begin (exam schedule is online) Friday, Dec. 11
ICCOC online courses end Sunday, Dec. 13
ICCOC Final grades due Monday, Dec. 14
Last day of fall semester for face to face classes Friday, Dec. 18
Face to Face course Grades due from faculty, noon Friday Dec. 18
Grades available online Wednesday, Dec. 23
Spring Commencement - 7 p.m. Friday, May 14, 2021

Course Add/Drop Dates and Refund Policy

Full Term Iowa Lakes Courses
Start / End Date: Aug 25-Dec 18
Last day to add: Sept 4
Last day full refund:  Sept 8
Last day to withdraw (no refund): Nov 18
Last day to initiate Complete Withdrawal: Friday, Dec 4
   
ICCOC Online Courses - 16 week online courses
Start / End Date: Aug 24-Dec 13
Last day to add: Aug 27
Last day full refund:  Sept 4
Last day to withdraw (no refund): Nov 12
Last day to initiate Complete Withdrawal: Friday, Dec 4
   
ICCOC Online Courses- 12 week online courses
Start / End Date: Sept 21-Dec 13
Last day to add: Sept 22
Last day full refund:  Sept 29
Last day to withdraw (no refund): Nov 24
Last day to initiate Complete Withdrawal: Friday, Dec 4
   
ICCOC Online Courses- 8 week online courses Session I
Start / End Date: Aug 24-Oct 18
Last day to add: Aug 25
Last day full refund:  Aug 28
Last day to withdraw (no refund): Oct 5
Last day to initiate Complete Withdrawal: Friday, Dec 4
   
ICCOC Online Courses- 8 week online courses Session II
Start / End Date: Oct 19-Dec 13
Last day to add: Oct 20
Last day to drop: Oct 23
Last day to withdraw (no refund): Nov 20
Last day to initiate Complete Withdrawal: Friday, Dec 4

Refund Policy

Full Term/16 week courses: First 10 class days of semester: 100% refund. After day 10, no refund
8 week courses: First 5 class days of the 8 week term: 100% refund. After day 5, no refund
Less than 8 weeks: First day of class: 100% refund. After first day, no refund.

Note: Courses dropped after the full refund period will be assigned a “W” withdrawal grade on the official transcript.

This calendar is subject to change. Fast Track, and other special course schedules differ; beginning dates and refund dates vary. Some exceptions are noted above under Calendar. Fast Track  course drops are cancelled with refund only before second class meeting starts. A student who registers but later is unable to attend must notify the college before the last date to cancel the course(s) or program to avoid charges and/or grades.

CENSUS DATE: Students who receive financial aid need to lock in their status as either full or part-time on this date: (08/29/19)

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